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Pat's Run held annually in Tempe, Arizona will cancel in-person interaction due to the coronavirus outbreak
The Pat Tillman Foundation announced Saturday that Pat’s Run 2020 is going virtual on Saturday, April 18. Instead of gathering in Tempe, the organization is encouraging the public to run 4.2 miles individually.
"In this uncertain environment, the mission will go on," Pat Tillman Foundation said in a statement. Pat’s Run 2020 is going virtual. We are prioritizing the health and safety of our runners, volunteers, and staff and are responding to guidance from health and governmental officials."
"Let’s show our strength in a challenging time and also support Tillman Scholars. The mission will go on." The foundation said registered runners will still receive a Pat’s Run 2020 medal and a commemorative t-shirt.(03/15/2020) Views: 1,016 ⚡AMP
Pat's Run is the signature fundraising event for the Pat Tillman Foundation. Held annually in April at Arizona State University's Sun Devil Stadium, the event attracts over 35,000 participants, volunteers and spectators from across the country. Together they Run, Walk and Honor Pat's legacy and pay tribute to his commitment to leadership and service. Honoring his football jersey # 42,...more...